On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1587

Historical Events

  • Saul Wahl is elected King of Poland, according to legend.

Famous Birthdays

  • 1st English child born in New World (Virginia Dare)
1587 Highlights

About August 18, 1587

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 432 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo